Navigating Oregon Country Fair Traffic

VENETA, Ore. — The Oregon Country Fair opens Friday, and police are warning people to be prepared. Tens of thousands of people are expected during the three-day festival, which deputies say will affect traffic for those near and in town. Cassie Ray, a barista at Hillbilly Brews in Veneta, has a front row seat to … Continue reading »

Group Recycles at Oregon Country Fair

VENETA, Ore. — An annual pilgrimage will be made to Veneta for the Oregon Country Fair this Friday. Thousands will attend the 44th annual celebration, and each is reminded to pack out what they pack in. The country fair organizers know not everyone will be able to haul out all their own trash. That’s where … Continue reading »

Vendors Prepare for Oregon Country Fair

VENETA, Ore. — Artists, cooks, and performers are getting ready for the Oregon Country Fair this weekend. Fair-goers can see different arts and crafts and taste new foods. Vendors are setting up booths in preparation for the big event, which starts Friday. General Manager Charlie Ruff says the fair is unique to Oregon, and people … Continue reading »

Oregon Country Fair Picks Poster Artist

EUGENE, Ore. — The 44th annual Oregon Country Fair is in July. But this Saturday is the official kick-off, the fair’s spring fling at W.O.W. Hall where event organizers will unveil the official poster. KEZI 9 News got a sneak peak of the poster and talked with the local artist commissioned to create the whimsical … Continue reading »